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China presses South Korea on THAAD missile system

In their telephone call on Thursday, Moon told Xi he "understands China's interest in the THAAD deployment and its concerns", Yoon said earlier. South Korea's election body said that Moon had gathered 41 percent of the votes. The plan was discussed Thursday during a 40-minute phone conversation with Chinese President Xi Jinping, Moon's office said in a statement . Despite its anger at North Korea's repeated nuclear and missile tests, China remains the isolated state's most important ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Arkansas flags lowered to honor slain deputy

Arkansas flags lowered to honor slain deputy

Mainhart had reportedly pulled over a vehicle he believed to be associated with a disturbance call when he was shot and killed. Yell County Lieutenant Kevin Mainhart, 46, was fatally shot on Thursday morning after pulling over a vehicle during a traffic stop because it was reportedly linked to a disturbance at the same residence where the standoff took place. Consulte Mais Informação

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Senate Intelligence Panel Subpoenas Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn

Senate Intelligence Panel Subpoenas Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn

That Wednesday meeting was already being seen as a major diplomatic coup for the Kremlin, a red carpet welcome just months after being hit with U.S. sanctions for meddling in the 2016 presidential election. "This man has served for many years, he's a general, He's, in my opinion, a very good person", Mr Trump told NBC's Lester Holt. The White House relied on Obama-era background checks to check Flynn, and former acting Attorney General Sally Yates warned White House officials about Flynn ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Hizb rift in open as Moosa quits group

Hizb rift in open as Moosa quits group

Furthermore, the total strength of the J-K police is just over 73,000, around 18,000 of them are deployed as guards at homes and properties of politicians and pro-separatist activists. Reacting sharply to allegations that his thought process was similar to that of Daesh and Al-Qaida, Musa said, "Neither I know anything about ISIS (Daesh) or Al-Qaida nor I can say they are wrong because I have not done any research on them". Consulte Mais Informação

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North Korea detains another U.S. citizen

North Korea detains another U.S. citizen

The family and colleagues of Song were shocked about his arrest, as they said that Song actually refers North Korea as his "own country". But assuming the North would not accept the offer, Beijing reportedly told Pyongyang that it would separately provide economic aid and guarantee "North Korea and the United States working toward concluding a peace treaty" in exchange for denuclearization. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump meets Abbas, predicts 'very good chance' of peace with Israel

President Trump spoke at a joint press conference with President Abbas of the Palestinian authority Wednesday, their first public meeting together since the election. "... All children of God must be taught to value and respect human life, and condemn all of those who target the innocent ". ".I know President Abbas has spoken out against ISIS and other terrorist groups". Consulte Mais Informação

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At least 10 injured as passenger train derails in Greece

At least 10 injured as passenger train derails in Greece

The driver was reported to be in a critical condition. A local official, Mavroudis Mintsioudis, said that "the whole house is now leaning on the train, which shows you how severe the crash was". At least 12 fire trucks were deployed to the area, the fire brigade said, in a rescue operation which lasted into the night. Approximately 100 people were travelling with the train which derailed about 200 meters off Adendrou train station under yet unclear circumstances, police told Greek national ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Evaluating LA bid for 2024 Olympics requires imagination

Baumann and the evaluation commission flew to France on Friday for a similar round of meetings with Paris 2024 and city officials next week, leaving behind glowing reviews of the Los Angeles bid and its transformative potential. The committee was scheduled to tour Paris after its trip in L.A. The victor of the 2024 Olympic Games will be announced on September 13. "It goes from spectacular venues, to impressive venues, to mind-blowing venues, and this is really positive because we have been ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Tom Price defends Medicaid cuts in new health care bill

A health advocacy group is launching a six-figure advertising campaign this week targeting 24 Republican House members who voted to repeal Barack Obama's health care law. The campaign will run in congressional districts in 15 states. The American Action Network, a group with ties to House GOP leadership and the Congressional Leadership Fund super PAC, on Monday announced a $500,000 national ad buy highlighting key aspects of the American Health Care Act. Consulte Mais Informação

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Severe storms kill at least seven in southern US

Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson declared a state of emergency in response to the flooding Sunday. Later the agency reported the death of a child from Rankin County, 20 miles east of Jackson, who died from electric shock in flood waters. A tornado briefly touched down in the southwestern part of Hopkins County, south of Cumby and Interstate 30. Two others also lost their lives in the state due to the storm, the paper reported. Consulte Mais Informação

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Ministerial bill recognizes Israel as Jewish nation

Tel Aviv- The government of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu revived on Sunday hopes on declaring Israel a Jewish State after a ministerial committee approved the revised version of a bill pushed by right-wingers. Earlier on Tuesday, the Haaretz daily reported that Abbas told Trump during their meeting that he would like to see fresh peace talks with Israel pick up where negotiations in 2008 left off - with an offer by former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert that outlined the borders of a ... Consulte Mais Informação

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